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Man critically injured in Midland car-pedestrian accident

Midland police vehicle (Source: KWES) Midland police vehicle (Source: KWES)
MIDLAND, TX (KWES) -

One man is in the hospital with critical injuries following a late night car-pedestrian accident in Midland.

The accident happened just before 11:30 p.m. Monday at the intersection of Wadley Avenue and Midland Drive.

Police said an investigation revealed the man was crossing Wadley Avenue when he was hit by a Volkswagen Jetta traveling eastbound with a green light.

Authorities said it's unknown if the man was in the crosswalk at the time of the accident.

According to the release, the accident is not a hit and run as the driver and vehicle remained at the scene.

The man was taken to the hospital and later airlifted to a Lubbock hospital.

The man's name has not yet been released and no charges have been filed.

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